Suburb Profile Report for Cooktown QLD (4895)

Cooktown House: Median price $304,000, Annual capital growth 0.12%, Number of sales 32, Weekly median advertised rent $350

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
  • Median price
  • Number of sales

Source: CoreLogic

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Property value increases in Cooktown have tracked close to the QLD average of 2.45% over the last 12 months.

Cooktown,4895 was ranked 3278 in Australia by increase in median property value over the quarter.

Advertised rents are around the $350 mark per week – giving a return of 5.99% based on the median price in Suburb

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$304,000 N/A
-1.62% N/A
1.33% N/A
0.12% N/A
$350 N/A
32 N/A
5.99% N/A
N/A N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Below average (H), Above average (U)
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Demographics
Total population 2338
Median household income ($/weekly) 920
Median age of persons 42
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1083
Average household size 2.3
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 318 13.6
    25-34 years 262 11.2
    35-44 years 318 13.6
    45-54 years 371 15.9
    55-64 years 408 17.4
    Others 662 28.3
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 616 40.4
    Registered Married 596 39.1
    Defacto Relationship 312 20.5
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 1840 85.6
    Greece 18 0.8
    Papua New Guinea 58 2.7
    United Kingdom 94 4.4
    Other 59 2.7
    Others 81 3.8
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Christianity 1406 68.6
    No Religion 587 28.6
    Buddhism 34 1.7
    Other Religious Groups 22 1.1
    Hinduism 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 92 11.7
    $400-$599 86 10.9
    $600-$799 98 12.5
    $800-$999 85 10.8
    $1,500-$1,999 109 13.9
    Others 316 40.2
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 631 37.3
    Not in the labour force 626 37.0
    Employed, worked part-time 293 17.3
    Employed, away from work 78 4.6
    Unemployed, looking for work 64 3.8
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 145 14.5
    Professionals 162 16.2
    Technicians & trades workers 137 13.7
    Community & personal service workers 111 11.1
    Labourers 149 14.9
    Others 294 29.5
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 38 9.8
    Infants/Primary 197 50.9
    Secondary 89 23.0
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 27 7.0
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 26 6.7
    Others 10 2.6
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 1771 85.3
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 51 2.5
    Flat, unit or apartment 142 6.8
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 94 4.5
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 12 0.6
    Others 5 0.2
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 389 44.2
    Fully owned 266 30.2
    Being purchased 212 24.1
    Other tenure type 14 1.6
    Tenure Type
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